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Communicating the message of the marginalized: Media’s coverage of the Bangsamoro peace process in Southern Philippines

Monday, February 1 5:30 to 7:00 pm Room 120, CK Choi Building, UBC Institute of Asian Research 1855 West Mall, Vancouver 2015 McLuhan Fellow, Joseph Morong, is a senior reporter of GMA Network. A journalist for over fifteen years, he was awarded this fellowship for his excellent reportage of the issues surrounding the peace process … Continue reading

Big Issues in Small Mining: Mercury, Cyanide and the Technical Case for Recognition of Small Mining in the Philippines
Community Event / Lectures/Workshops

Big Issues in Small Mining: Mercury, Cyanide and the Technical Case for Recognition of Small Mining in the Philippines

Fieldwork report by Adrian Daniel, metallurgist, UBC Norman B. Keevil, with context on multi-sectoral support for artisanal and small-scale mining in Mindanao provided via teleconference by May Vargas, secretary general for Panalipdan Southern Mindanao (Davao). Introductions by UBC Philippine Studies Series and Canada-Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights member, Honey Mae Caffin. How “big” is small … Continue reading

Lectures/Workshops

October 4 and 5: Lecture and Student Workshop with Dr. Patricio Abinales (U of Hawaii)

The UBC Philippine Studies Series in cooperation with the Liu Institute for Global Issues, the UBC Department of History, St. John’s College at UBC, and UBC SCARP invite you to two events: Philippine History as Seen from the Sulu Archipelago with Dr. Patricio Abinales, University of Hawaii-Manoa Thursday, October 4, 2012 5.30-7.00pm Multipurpose Room, Liu … Continue reading

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Photos and Video from Usapan 2: Monitoring Canadian Mining in the Philippines through Social Media

Photos from Usapan 2: Monitoring Canadian Mining in the Philippines through Social Media Video of the Presentation by Honey Mae Caffin Video from Mobit at the Third People’s Mining Conference You can follow Mobit Mindanao on: Facebook: Mobit Mindanao Twitter: mobit_cc Youtube: MobitTV Blog: Mobit Mindanao Mobit Mindanao is looking for volunteers who can translate … Continue reading